Travel tips for planning your next holiday.

Travel Tips

Travel tips on flying, road trips, cruising and choosing accommodation or tours to help you plan for your next dream trip.

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Things to do Before Travelling with Pre-Travel Checklist PDF

You’ve spent months planning, researching and booking your trip.  Now as the final few months and weeks wiz by the...

How to Prepare for My First-Time Camping – A Beginners Guide

Learn how to go camping for the first time with this beginners guide to camping. As it has been quite...

Fun Ideas and Tips for a Family Road Trip

Planning the ultimate family road trip can feel a bit arduous.  But really it’s not that bad.  All you need...

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10 Important Safety Long Distance Road Trip Tips

Long distance road trips are a great way to travel – all piling into the car to experience far-flung places. ...

Tips for Road Trips: A Planning Guide

The thought of a road trip is just draining for most, even if it does have the reward of a...

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The Must-Have International Travel Document Checklist (with Printable)

As many of us are now booking our international travel online, it is up to us to ensure we have...

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10 Great Travel Landscape Photography Tips for Amateurs

Landscape photography is often the first type of photography that beginners try, but that doesn’t mean it’s an easy option...

How to Book a Trip Online: What You Need to Know

A Simple Guide on What You Need to Know About How to Book a Trip Online. With Tips on How to Find Cheap Vacations Flights and Accommodation.

6 Hidden Travel Costs: So You Don’t Blow Your Travel Budget

I love to travel – no secret there.  I am sure you love to travel as well.  But how well...

Travel Luggage: Tips for Choosing the Best for You

When it comes to choosing the best travel luggage to buy there is no one size fits all. Finding the...

How to Research Travel Destinations: Part Two of Travel Planning

Before we get going on how to research travel destinations, have you answered all the questions in the first part...

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How to Save Money on Travel and Spend Less

Even though you’ve saved up hard for your trip, it doesn’t mean that you have loads of cash to splash...

Six Reasons Why Buy Travel Insurance. Learn Why You May Need Travel Insurance.

6 Reasons Why Travel Insurance is Necessary

You’ve just booked your holiday vacation.  You’re excited and can’t wait to go.  But there’s one more thing to do...

Travel tips and ideas on how to take holiday money overseas when you travel on a vacation. The pros and cons for 4 ways to access travel money abroad.

The Best Ways to Take and Access Money Overseas

Back in the early 1990’s when I  backpacked around Europe the main ways to take and access your travel money...

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6 Travel Planning Questions to Start Planning a Trip

Getting started on planning for travel can be tricky.  There is so much to do in you begin to plan...

travel tips for finding a pet boarding kennel when you next go on holiday.

Tips for Finding Pet Boarding When You Travel

We’ve recently added a new member to the family.  No, I haven’t had another baby – we bought a puppy....

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Where Should I Vacation: How to Find a Travel Destination

You have an itch to explore the world.  You’ve got your annual leave booked.  You’ve set up a saving plan...

Stay in touch when travel

Cheapest Ways to Communicate Internationally

It is 1995 and I have been away from home for over two months as I backpack my way around...

How to save money for travel

How to Save for Trips: A Travel Budget Planner

You have a travel dream.  You can feel it, smell it, taste it – but there’s no money in the...